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Welding

One-Year Certificate

Courses by Placement/Transfer

The following courses may be prerequisites for your program depending upon your placement scores or transfer evaluation.  Advisors can assist you to integrate these into your program of study during your first semester at West Shore.  Contact Student Services at 231.843.5510.

Course Code

Course Title

Credits/

Contact

ENG 051 or

ENG 098

Introduction to College Writing or

Writing Essentials

4/4 or

3/3

ENG 052

Introduction to College Reading

4/4

MTH 051

Pre Algebra

4/4

FYS 101

First-Year Seminar

2/2

Program of Study

Course Code

Course Title

Credits/

Contact

Pre/Corequisites

Semester 1

WLD 100

Basic Oxyacetylene and Arc Welding Lab

4/8

WLD 101

WLD 101

Welding Technology I

2/2

WLD 111

Metallurgy

4/4

WLD 115

Band Saw/Drill Press/Lathe

4/5.59

TMA 113

Technical Mathematics I

3/3

MTH 051 or Placement

Total

 

17/22.59

 

Semester 2

WLD 103

Welding Technology II

2/2

WLD 101

WLD 104

Basic Arc Lab

4/8

WLD 100 & WLD 101

WLD 110

Blueprint Reading for Welders

4/4

WLD 113

Gas Metal Arc (MIG) Welding Lab

4/8

WLD 103 & WLD 104

Total

 

14/22

Cert Total

 

31/44.59


Students are responsible for all prerequisites and/or co-requisites. See course descriptions.

In order to receive a degree/certificate in this program, students must take the National Occupational Competency Testing Institute’s Job Ready Occupational Competency Test.

This program is intended to prepare students for employment, and therefore has not been designed to transfer to senior institutions. Some of the courses, however, may be transferable. For clarification, see a WSCC advisor.

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